News Minden’s Fire Chief reminds residents despite low fire hazard, no daytime burning is permitted SHARE ON: Kenny Trenton, contributor, Saturday, Jul. 22nd, 2017 Minden’s Fire Chief wants to remind residents there is no daytime burning allowed in the township. Doug Schell wanted to remind people at last week’s ground breaking for the new fire hall that even though the fire hazard is low, brush fires can get out of control fast. Schell says the fines can be severe. //www.myhaliburtonnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/Doug-1.mp3 Schell says the recent rain has kept the fire hazard low but one brush fire can cause a disaster.